Information Security Awareness Specialist in Charlotte, North Carolina
Posted 01/06/22

CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY FOR AN INFORMATION SECURITY AWARENESS SPECIALIST in CHARLOTTE, NC. THIS IS A W-2 NON-EXEMPT POSITION.

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance.

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Largest Publicly traded logistics company in North America with 97,000 employees, 1,500 locations and over 50,000 customers in 30 countries
  • Operating approximately 869 warehouses with 208 million square feet of facility space, making it the largest third-party contract logistics provider globally
  • Managing outsourced supply chains and warehousing for customers in 27 countries.

 

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Company offers upward mobility and promotion from within
  • Excellent benefits and team-oriented work environment
  • Global company with an outstanding reputation and great tenure

 

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT

The Information Security Awareness Specialist role within our Global Security Office is a key position, reporting to the Security Program & Engagement Lead. The position holder will be responsible for supporting the building, day-to-day management, and measuring the security awareness and training program, with the goal of instilling and embedding a holistic security culture.

 

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS
Principal Expectations:

  • Execute the GXO Phishing simulation program, including building simulation/scenario templates and learning pages, scheduling tests, and assigning remedial e-learning.
  • Conduct learning/training needs analysis to identify security knowledge gaps, using a variety of data sources and insights to inform future awareness requirements.
  • Support the creation, review and implementation of communications and learning material, to mitigate potential cyber threats, prevent cyber breaches and reduce business impact.
  • Manage queries, questions, and complaints from stakeholders (e.g., colleagues) regarding Information Security training.
  • Collate, create, and maintain training reports, ensuring allocated training is completed, and non-compliance is followed-up; where appropriate, escalating to appropriate stakeholders (e.g., HR).

Mandatory Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to simplify key messages, present compelling stories to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Experience administrating Phishing simulation (e.g., Cofense, ProofPoint), and learning (e.g., Cornerstone) platforms.
  • Knowledge and experience of utilizing different media to communicate, educate and assess security messages and requirements across a varied audience.
  • Knowledge of the cyber threat landscape including trends and technologies and market issues and dynamics.
  • Working knowledge of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and other program metrics.
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills, with knowledge in analyzing large quantities of data.
  • Self-motivated, able to work with minimal day-to-day guidance and can own problems through to resolution.
  • Employee Type: Contract
  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Category: Information Technology
  • Date Posted: 01/06/22
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